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A Supposedly Fun Thing I Just Might Do Again

A Supposedly Fun Thing I Just Might Do Again

There was something about Primland that made Emily Nunn see red—a lavish and expensive outdoor Xanadu situated near her beloved Virginia hometown. Then she went there and had... a pretty good time. Blame the trout stream and the 400-thread-count linens.

How to Maximize Your Credit-Card Miles

How to Maximize Your Credit-Card Miles

Credit-card mileage programs are as confusing as they are enticing, with rules, add-ons, and fine print that's always changing. Here's how to make them work for you.

The Never-Ending Drought Story

The Never-Ending Drought Story

A few years ago, more than 60 percent of the country fell under some level of drought. The worst thing? These warm, dry conditions tend to lead to even warmer, drier ones.